Daily Archives: December 21, 2011

War of 1812 bicentennial events begin soon

EVENTS GET UNDERWAY FOR 1812 BICENTENNIAL A series of events is on tap next month as ceremonies planned by the St. Lawrence War of 1812 Bicentennial get underway. On January 29, In Gananoque, three re-enactors and dressmakers will provide an … Continue reading

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A newly ‘militarized’ Canada? Hardly

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 J.L. Granatstein Criticism of Canadian Forces’ higher profile overdone, out of touch “Everyone loves a parade. Unless it’s a victory parade, in which case Canadians get a little uneasy.” That opening line from a recent editorial … Continue reading

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Canada Post to issue Chief Tecumseh stamp

The Windsor Star   By Beatrice Fantoni, The Windsor Star December 21, 2011 Chief Tecumseh is portrayed in this 1865 lithograph. Photograph by: Benson John Lossing, The Windsor Star TECUMSEH, Ont. — Chief Tecumseh will at last get his own … Continue reading

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